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SFA to begin spring football practice Saturday, scrimmage set for Longview High School

Stephen F. Austin is set to open its 2015 spring practice schedule this week, announced Monday by head coach Clint Conque.
Legendary coach Dean Smith is giving back to his players, even in death

Legendary coach Dean Smith is giving back to his players, even in death

Coaching icon Dean Smith continues to give back to his players, even in death.
Money, overall help for the team trumped Cowboys keeping Murray

Money, overall help for the team trumped Cowboys keeping Murray

As much as the Dallas Cowboys wanted to keep running back DeMarco Murray, their desire to get better as a football team was far greater.
New Diana athlete returning to state powerlifting meet

New Diana athlete returning to state powerlifting meet

 Trey Villarreal has a lot on his plate – powerlifting, football, track and field, working at the volunteer fire department and playing softball for his church.
DID YOU KNOW: Inventor of basketball served as ARMY Chaplain

DID YOU KNOW: Inventor of basketball served as ARMY Chaplain

As "March Madness" makes its annual appearance on the American sports scene, fans who understand the history of basketball know Dr. James Naismith invented the game in 1891.
'Champions 4 Light' — Top coaches come together for benefit volleyball clinic

'Champions 4 Light' — Top coaches come together for benefit volleyball clinic

 By teaching the game they love to young girls in East Texas, five college and high school volleyball coaches plan to show another group of East Texas girls how much they are loved.

Jack Stallard talks about SFA coming to Longview

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He talked with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about a big event coming to Longview this weekend.
Jerry Jones says Cowboys can be a platform for domestic violence awareness

Jerry Jones says Cowboys can be a platform for domestic violence awareness

There has been so much talk about the Dallas Cowboys and their supposed lack of concern regarding domestic violence after signing defensive end Greg Hardy that owner Jerry Jones and vice president Stephen Jones believe people have forgotten a k
Pine Tree completes no-hitter of Marshall, more

Pine Tree completes no-hitter of Marshall, more

Mason Hays and Bryton Thomas combined for a no-hitter in a District 15-5A contest that was suspended due to rain on Friday.
J. J. Watt saves Texans $8 million

J. J. Watt saves Texans $8 million

The Texans are about $10 million under the salary cap after turning defensive end J.J. Watt’s $10 million roster bonus into a signing bonus, clearing an additional $8 million in cap space.
Playoff catch by Cowboys’ Dez Bryant is still a non-catch

Playoff catch by Cowboys’ Dez Bryant is still a non-catch

During last season’s NFC Divisional playoff game at Green Bay, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant juggled and caught a 41-yard pass from Tony Romo to the Packers’ 1-yard line.
SFA coach finalist for national award

SFA coach finalist for national award

Stephen F. Austin head coach Brad Underwood has been named one of 16 finalists for the 2015 Hugh Durham National Coach of the Year award, announced today.
Charles Barkley lauds performance of Kansas player who didn't play

Charles Barkley lauds performance of Kansas player who didn't play

During halftime of the Kansas-Wichita State game, Barkley, as seen on the accompanying video, said Jayhawks freshman Cliff Alexander "was playing pretty good."
NFL drops TV blackout rule

NFL drops TV blackout rule

The National Football League is dropping its blackout rule for the 2015 season.
Ex-NFLer Darren Sharper pleads guilty to sexual assault

Ex-NFLer Darren Sharper pleads guilty to sexual assault

Retired NFL star Darren Sharper changed course and pleaded guilty Monday to one count of sexual assault and one count of attempted sexual assault.